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May drops plans for fox-hunting vote

January 7, 2018 1:16 am0 comments
May drops plans for fox-hunting vote

Media playback is unsupported on your device Prime Minister Theresa May has dropped plans to hold a vote on the fox-hunting ban during this parliament. The Conservatives promised a vote on repealing the Hunting Act – which bans the use of dogs to hunt foxes and wild mammals – during […]

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Sports Personality of the Year 2017: How to vote online

December 17, 2017 11:37 am0 comments
Sports Personality of the Year 2017: How to vote online

BBC Sports Personality of the Year 2017 Date: Sunday, 17 December Venue: Echo Arena, Liverpool Coverage: BBC One, Radio 5 live, BBC Sport website You can cast your vote on the night for BBC Sports Personality of the Year 2017 by phone or for free online. Voting will open during […]

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Brexit: Theresa May heads to Brussels after EU vote loss

December 14, 2017 1:24 am0 comments
Brexit: Theresa May heads to Brussels after EU vote loss

Media playback is unsupported on your device Theresa May is due at a summit in Brussels, hours after Conservative rebels in the Commons defeated the government in a key Brexit vote. MPs backed an amendment giving them a legal guarantee of a vote on the final Brexit deal struck with […]

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Brexit bill: Government loses key vote after Tory rebellion

December 13, 2017 1:42 pm0 comments
Brexit bill: Government loses key vote after Tory rebellion

Media playback is unsupported on your device The government has been narrowly defeated in a key vote on its Brexit bill after a rebellion by 11 Tory MPs. In a blow to Prime Minister Theresa May, MPs voted to give Parliament a legal guarantee of a vote on the final […]

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English teams dominate Champions League – can one win it? Vote now

December 7, 2017 4:43 am0 comments
English teams dominate Champions League - can one win it? Vote now

Premier League clubs have created Champions League history, with five qualifying for the knockout stage. Chelsea, Liverpool, Manchester City, Manchester United and Tottenham have all progressed, making England the first country to have five teams in the competition’s last 16. This was also the first time the Premier League had […]

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Parliament to get binding vote on final Brexit deal

November 13, 2017 4:33 pm0 comments
Parliament to get binding vote on final Brexit deal

Media playback is unsupported on your device Parliament is to be given a take-it-or leave-it vote on the final Brexit deal before the UK leaves the EU. Brexit Secretary David Davis said the terms of the UK’s exit, such as money, citizen rights and any transition must become law via […]

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England ready for Australia opener – vote on who will win World Cup

October 26, 2017 2:36 pm0 comments
England ready for Australia opener - vote on who will win World Cup

Media playback is not supported on this device Rugby League World Cup 2017: Australia v England Venue: Melbourne Rectangular Stadium Date: Friday, 27 October Time: 10:00 BST Coverage: Live coverage on BBC Two (from 09:00 BST) and BBC Radio 5 live sports extra; live text commentary on BBC Sport website […]

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Catalan vote: What will happen next?

October 4, 2017 1:51 am0 comments

[unable to retrieve full-text content] The BBC’s Tom Burridge on how the crisis in Spain is likely to unfold. BBC News – Home

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Catalan referendum: Vote illegal – Spain's King Felipe

October 3, 2017 2:04 pm0 comments
Catalan referendum: Vote illegal - Spain's King Felipe

Media playback is unsupported on your device In a TV address, Spain’s King Felipe VI has condemned organisers of Catalonia’s independence referendum for having put themselves “outside the law”. He said the situation in Spain was “extremely serious”, calling for unity. Hundreds of thousands in Catalonia have been protesting over […]

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Brexit: EU repeal bill wins first Commons vote

September 12, 2017 12:52 am0 comments
Brexit: EU repeal bill wins first Commons vote

Media playback is unsupported on your device The government’s bid to extract the UK from EU law in time for Brexit has passed its first parliamentary test. MPs backed the EU Withdrawal Bill by 326 votes to 290 despite critics warning that it represented a “power grab” by ministers. The […]

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